The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 22 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 3.60% 7.14% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.11% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£513 £463 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £31.88 £45.25
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -29.55%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Application Platforms Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
36 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 32.43% 7.14% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Average daily rate £410 £463 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.35% +117.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £393 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £533 £258
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere across the Stirling region.

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere.

1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
2 5 (55.56%) Spring
3 4 (44.44%) Java SE
3 4 (44.44%) Java EE
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Front Office
3 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 4 (44.44%) FileNet
3 4 (44.44%) Workflow
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) XSLT
3 4 (44.44%) Spring Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Derivative
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) UNIX
5 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
6 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
6 1 (11.11%) Relational Database

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
1 4 (44.44%) FileNet
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Murex MxG2000
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (11.11%) MS Access
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
1 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
1 1 (11.11%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 4 (44.44%) Front Office
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Designer
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Designer
4 1 (11.11%) FileNet Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Development Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
1 5 (55.56%) Spring
2 4 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) XSLT
2 4 (44.44%) Java SE
2 4 (44.44%) Java EE
2 4 (44.44%) Spring Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Murex Flex
3 1 (11.11%) JMS
3 1 (11.11%) JSF
3 1 (11.11%) JNI
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) JDBC
3 1 (11.11%) JSP
3 1 (11.11%) Servlets
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (33.33%) Derivative
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
1 4 (44.44%) Workflow
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) RAD
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) Murex
3 1 (11.11%) Reuters
3 1 (11.11%) Bloomberg
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase
3 1 (11.11%) Business Objects